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Dr. Forland receives medical society’s Distinguished Service Award

January 25, 2019
 

Emeritus professor Marvin Forland, M.D., a founding faculty member at what is now UT Health San Antonio, received the Distinguished Service Award from the Bexar County Medical Society at a Jan. 19 gala. Initially chief of the Division of Nephrology in the Department of Medicine, Dr. Forland went on to serve as associate dean for […]

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Symposium educates public on the cancer journey

January 18, 2019
 

The importance of exercise, a healthful diet, prayer/meditation and social support during the cancer journey were some of the take-away messages.

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Resident named APA Citizen Psychologist

January 17, 2019
 

He was honored for his leadership in building an online ecology to raise the accuracy and visibility of psychological knowledge.

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Congratulations to the 2019 Presidential Award winners

January 15, 2019
 

UT Health San Antonio President William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP, announced the 2019 Presidential Award winners Jan. 15. The recipients will be honored with a plaque and cash award at a special dinner on March 7. Established in 1985, the Presidential Awards recognize exemplary performance by individuals who consistently excel in their positions and demonstrate […]

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Alzheimer's Disease

Dr. Henrich: Studies of Alzheimer’s and brain diseases vital for Texas

January 14, 2019
 

The following guest column appeared in the San Antonio Express-News on Jan. 14. By William L. Henrich, M.D., MACP “The brain is the organ of destiny. It holds within its humming mechanism secrets that will determine the future of the human race.” — Wilder Penfield, American-Canadian neurosurgeon (1891-1976) The healthy brain solves problems, triumphs over […]

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Inaugural South Texas Alzheimer’s Conference set

January 4, 2019
 

The conference will focus on the themes of Alzheimer’s disease in the Hispanic population and personalized and precision approaches to care and treatment.

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